No Love For Drivers: Gas Prices Up

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Hawaii gas price averages blipped up throughout most of the islands this past week, according to the AAA Hawaii Weekend Gas Watch.  The $4.03 state average is the same price as last Thursday, one cent more than last month and 22 cents less than on this day last year.

 

Honolulu’s average price is $3.94 a gallon for regular unleaded – a penny more than last week, three cents more than last month and 26 cents less than a year ago. In Hilo, the average gas price is $3.99 per gallon, a nickel more than last week, one cent more than last month and 26 cents less than this time a year ago.  Wailuku’s average is $4.24 a gallon, unchanged since last week, the same price as last month and a penny more on this day last year.  

 

“Average fuel prices increased in several states from the previous week and current prices are:  Alaska at $3.69 a gallon for unleaded, California at $3.66, South Carolina at $3.08 and Montana is enjoying the lowest state average at $3.05 a gallon,” said AAA Hawaii General Manager Liane Sumida.

 

The average price of a gallon of gasoline as of Feb. 13:    

Area                   

Regular

One Week Change

Record Price

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Honolulu

$3.94

+1 cent

 

 $4.48   (5/8/2011)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hilo

$3.99

+5 cents

 

 $4.76   (4/22/2012)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wailuku

$4.24

No Change

 

 $4.98   (5/9/2011)